A New York City mom who allows her nine-year-old son to ride the subway wrote an article about her mothering ways and became an overnight news story, cast as the “Worst Mom in America.” Many hate e-mails later, the mom wrote a book called “Free Range Kids” and now maintains a blog to argue that […]
According to an article in theÂ Daily Freeman News, more than 300 students at a high school inÂ Kingston, New York, protested a proposal to forbid juniors and seniors from leaving campus during lunch period. Long a privilege of juniors and seniors, the opportunity to leave campus suddenly represents a grave danger in the minds of local […]
Many government high schools are now randomly administering Breathalyzer tests to all students who attend school proms. The Delaware River Valley Regional High School recently adopted this policy for all school dances after more than a dozen students were suspended for arriving drunk at the fall homecoming dance.
As a result of the massacre in Littleton, Colorado, government schools around the country will take steps to insure it never happens again.
Every level of government wants to take away your rights. If, by chance, you get busted for allegedly carrying a handgun on to school property and your local authorities can’t convict you, then federal officials will try to send you to jail.
It seems that government schools are becoming more like prisons every day. Rather than focus on academics, school administrators prefer to improve their disciplinary methods.